East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service were called at 04:18 this morning (21 August 2014) to reports of a fire at a property on Market Street.
Crews from Hailsham, Herstmonceux and Eastbourne attended the scene.
There was a small fire in a downstairs toilet.
Firefighters used breathing apparatus and hose reels to tackle the fire.
Two people were led to safety.
The fire was accidental.